Off the Ground Blog

Hot Business Books: Starting a Business Without an MBA »

Oct 26, 2012

Lots of business owners feel outmatched by individuals who went to business school. While there are some excellent benefits of getting a formal business education, it’s not necessarily a requirement for success. Some of the most successful business men and women have achieved greatness without any formal training.

Tags: Books

Cool tools: Fundica - The free finding funding tool  »

Oct 11, 2012

Have you ever wished you could search just one database to find business funding opportunties throughout Canada? Now you can! Guest blogger Mike Lee, Eng., MBA, CFA is a partner at Fundica, a new free online funding search tool. Read on to learn more about how you can use Fundica for your business. 

Tags: Financial Matters, Guest Posts

Calling on the crowd: Is crowdfunding right for your business? »

Aug 15, 2012

Crowdfunding has been generating a lot of buzz lately, so the SBA decided to hop on the bandwagon and explore the potential impact of crowdfunding for BC enterprises.

Tags: Financial Matters